Glenkinchie Distillery Tours & Prices

Come and visit our picturesque distillery and experience a real taste of Scotland. Your visit begins in our unique exhibition on the original Malting Floors, home to the renowned model distillery. You will then be met by your guide and led through the distillery production area, learning how we make our 'water of life'. To finish your tour, you are welcomed into our bar for a tasting of Glenkinchie Single Malt Whisky.

Silent Season: Please note that from 2nd January to 5th February inclusive, the Distillery will be undergoing annual maintenance – also known as our ‘Silent Season’. During this time we will not be conducting tours of the distillery production areas. However, our Visitor Center and shop will be open, along with our exhibition. There will be a variety of tasting options on offer during this time. Please call us on  01875 342 012 for more information.


Tours + Prices – 2017

Shuttle Bus

We are running a shuttle bus service to transport people from Edinburgh city centre direct to our distillery.  This service will need to be prepaid as a combined transport & entrance ticket.  Please call us on 01875 342 012 to make your bookings now.  Any unbooked seats may be available on the day; make sure you’re at the departure point 10mins before to check with the driver.

Departure Times

The service will operate Monday-Sunday departing Waterloo Place at 09.15, 10.45 and 13.00hrs.

Transport & Glenkinchie Tour

  • Adult £22
  • Child (aged 8-17) £16
  • Concession (aged 60+) £19

Transport & Flavour of Scotland Tour

Adult £26

Exhibition Only

£5 (includes discount voucher for £5 off purchase of 70cl single malt whisky)

Visit to exhibition / model distillery & complimentary dram of Glenkinchie 12 year old single malt

Glenkinchie Tour

£10 Adult (includes discount voucher for £5 off purchase of 70cl single malt whisky)

£7 Concession (60+ years)

£4 Children (8 -17 years) – for health & safety reasons, children under age of 8 are not permitted on the production tour

Exhibition/model distillery, tour of distillery & complimentary tasting of Glenkinchie single malt

Flavour of Scotland Tour

£14 (includes discount voucher for £5 off purchase of 70cl single malt whisky)

As per the Glenkinchie Tour and extended tasting comparing Glenkinchie to other single malts from around Scotland

Experience Tour

£35 ( includes discount voucher for £5 off purchase of 70cl single malt whisky)

Minimum 6 people, or minimum charge of £210

As per the Glenkinchie tour and an in depth tasting of 5 Glenkinchie expressions in our VIP Rate Room. Tasting includes cask samples from 1988 and 2001.

Manager’s Tasting

£150 (includes discount voucher for £5 off purchase of 70cl single malt whisky) Maximum 10 people

Exclusive tasting with our distillery manager. An opportunity to taste 6 different expressions of our single malt during a tutored tasting led by the manager himself.

The tasting includes 2 single casks ( 1988 and 2001) as well as our most recent Special Release 24 year old.

As a record of your experience you will have your very own copita glass and a Distillery only Bottle of Glenkinchie worth £80.

This exclusive event will be available on Fridays at 11.40am and starts with a distillery tour.

  • Return shuttle bus from Edinburgh available (10.45 am departure) £14
  • Duration approx. 2 hours (13.45 departure)

Tailormade, group and evening tours

These are also available upon request; please contact us by telephone on 01875 342 012 or by email at

By purchasing these tickets now, you agree to our Terms & Conditions.